Birmingham City University
This course offers an intensive and advanced programme of study that aims to provide students with an understanding of the current theoretical knowledge and practical skills that are essential for a career in journalism practice with a global orientation or focus.
Candidates should possess a prior degree (or equivalent) at 2.1, or above, or have considerable experience in a related field and be able to demonstrate outstanding ability and potential. Good spoken and written English are vital. IELTS level 6.5 is a minimum. Applicants should have sound academic skills (research, writing, presentation), an interest in ideas and their application and some basic competence in IT skills (word-processing, Internet activities etc). Above all, applicants need to have an inquiring mind, an aptitude for finding things out, sharing and communicating ideas, and a desire to develop as an independent and self-motivated thinker.
Globalisation and communication; online journalism; new journalism in context; production lab/research methods; MA by practice or MA by dissertation.
Assessments usually emphasise scholarly or professional practice through which the key learning objectives are tested. Three weeks are set aside for assessment work.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 6,195 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 11,500 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 6,195 per Academic year (EU fees)||1 years|
|MA||Part-time||£ 3,100 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MA||Part-time||£ 3,100 per Academic year (EU fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|City Centre Campuses||Birmingham||B4 7XG||West Midlands|
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